Castle Creek Hydroelectric Project

McBride, British Columbia, Canada

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Turbine: Two (2) double nozzle Pelton

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Generator: Two 4000kW Hyundai Ideal @ 600 RPM

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Rated head: 266m

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Rated flow: 1.75m3/sec each turbine

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Commissioned: April 2015

This 8MW run-of-river project is owned and constructed by Castle Mountain Hydro Ltd., a Canadian owned company with extensive experience in hydroelectric projects.  The project is expected to be able to provide sufficient energy to power the community of McBride in the event of a power outage.

   

Intake

Powerhouse

   

One of two turbine-generator units

Switchyard

   

Turbine Inlet

Pelton runner

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